Fund Details
APF Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Child Psychology Graduate Student Fellowship (2015)
Award Duration
One year
Maximum Award Amount
Sponsor Name
American Psychological Foundation
Nominations Available to Institution
Sponsor Deadline


The Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Fellowship program provides fellowships for graduate student research in the area of child psychology, including child-clinical, pediatric, school, educational and developmental psychopathology.  Harvard University may nominate one candidate for this opportunity. The available fellowship will not exceed $25,000 and will be good for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Application Information:

Eligible candidates are asked to submit the following:
  • Title and description of proposed project. Include goal, relevant background, target population, methods and anticipated outcomes. 12 point Times New Roman font, not to exceed five pages (please note that the internal application does not ask for implications of the proposed research)
  • a timeline for the proposed project
  • A budget and justification (note that fellowships cannot exceed $25,000. Applicants may use grant monies for direct administrative costs of their proposed project, but not for institutional indirect or overhead costs)
  • Current CV
  • Two letters of recommendation. One from a graduate advisor, the other from a department chair or director of graduate studies (questions concerning the method of delivery of these letters should be directed to in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research)

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligible applicants will:
  • Have completed doctoral candidacy (documentation required by the sponsor)
  • Have demonstrated research competence and commitment in the area of child psychology
  • Receive IRB approval before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved

Additional Information, Related Websites, and Proxy Instructions:

To view the opportunity as it appears on the American Psychological Foundation website, please click here

Questions about this funding opportunity should be directed to the research professional at the school where you are an enrolled student. For a list of who to contact by school, please click here

Problems or questions about HUFP should be directed to Autumn Bennett in the Office of the Vice Provost for Research

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Autumn Bennett at

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  • Faculty of Arts and Sciences
  • Graduate School of Education
  • Harvard Medical School (Quad)
  • Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
    • Graduate Student
      Type of Competition
      • Limited Submission
        • Social/Behavioral Science
          Type of Award
          • Fellowship